Students and Advising

Advisor and Co-Advisor

Kareem El Gebaly Kareem El Gebaly, Ph.D. student, Computer Science, University of Waterloo (with Ashraf Aboulnaga)
Salman Mohammed Salman Mohammed, Master's student, Computer Science, University of Waterloo
Royal Sequiera Royal Sequiera, Master's student, Computer Science, University of Waterloo
Jinfeng Rao Jinfeng Rao, Ph.D. student, Computer Science, University of Maryland
Yulu Wang Yulu Wang, Ph.D. student, Computer Science, University of Maryland
Hua He Hua He, Ph.D. student, Computer Science, University of Maryland
Xin Qian Xin Qian, Undergraduate Researcher, University of Waterloo
Graduated Spring 2016
K. Ashwin Kumar K. Ashwin Kumar, Ph.D., Computer Science, University of Maryland (with Amol Deshpande)
Graduated Winter 2014
Dissertation title: Minimizing Resource Consumption through Workload Consolidation in Large-Scale Distributed Data Platforms
Research Scientist, Symantec Research Labs (Culver City, California)
Ferhan Ture Ferhan Ture, Ph.D., Computer Science, University of Maryland
Graduated Summer 2013
Dissertation Title: Searching to Translate and Translating to Search: When Information Retrieval Meets Machine Translation
Research Scientist, BBN
Nima Asadi Nima Asadi, Ph.D., Computer Science, University of Maryland
Graduated Summer 2013
Dissertation Title: Multi-Stage Search Architectures for Streaming Documents
Software Engineer, Google
Lidan Wang Lidan Wang, Ph.D., Computer Science, University of Maryland (with Doug Oard)
Graduated Summer 2012
Dissertation title: Learning to Efficiently Rank
Research Scientist, IBM Watson
Tim Hawes Tim Hawes, M.S., Linguistics, University of Maryland (with Philip Resnik)
Graduated Winter 2009
Thesis title: Computational Analysis of the Conversational Dynamics of the United States Supreme Court
David Zajic David Zajic, Ph.D., Computer Science, University of Maryland (with Bonnie Dorr)
Graduated Spring 2007
Dissertation title: Multiple Alternative Sentence Compression as a Tool for Automatic Summarization Tasks
Research Scientist, Center for Advanced Study of Language (CASL), University of Maryland
Dina Demner-Fushman Dina Demner-Fushman, Ph.D., Computer Science, University of Maryland (with Doug Oard)
Graduated Winter 2006
Dissertation title: Complex Question Answering Based on Semantic Domain Model of Clinical Medicine
Staff Scientist, Lister Hill Center, National Library of Medicine

Postdoctoral Researchers

Gaurav Baurah Gaurav Baurah, University of Waterloo (October 2016 — present)
Ph.D., Computer Science, University of Waterloo (August 2016)
Matt Crane Matt Crane, University of Waterloo (March 2016 — present)
Ph.D., Computer Science, University of Otago (February 2016)
Jiaul Paik Jiaul Paik, University of Maryland (April 2015 — February 2016)
Ph.D., Computer Science, Indian Statistical Institute, Kolkata (February 2013)
Earl Wagner Earl J. Wagner, University of Maryland (August 2010 — August 2012)
Ph.D., Computer Science, Northwestern University (December 2009)
Tamer Elsayed Tamer Elsayed, University of Maryland (August 2009 — August 2010)
Ph.D., Computer Science, University of Maryland (August 2009)

Other

Students I have collaborated with (e.g., co-authored) in a capacity other than (co-)advisor.

Adam Roegiest Adam Roegiest, Ph.D., Computer Science, University of Waterloo
Luchen Tan Luchen Tan, Ph.D., Computer Science, University of Waterloo
Abdul Quamar Abdul Quamar, Ph.D., Computer Science, University of Maryland
Graduated Winter 2015
Cody Buntain Cody Buntain, Ph.D., Computer Science, University of Maryland
Justin Grimes Justin Grimes, Ph.D., Information Studies, University of Maryland
Chris Dyer Chris Dyer, Ph.D., Linguistics, University of Maryland
Graduated Spring 2010
Nitin Madnani Nitin Madnani, Ph.D., Computer Science, University of Maryland
Graduated Spring 2010
Michael Schatz Michael Schatz, Ph.D., Computer Science, University of Maryland
Graduated Spring 2010
Tamer Elsayed Tamer Elsayed, Ph.D., Computer Science, University of Maryland
Graduated Summer 2009
Ben Langmead Ben Langmead, M.S., Computer Science, University of Maryland
Graduated Spring 2009